|Birth: ||Aug. 7, 1847|
|Death: ||Nov. 2, 1910|
Alvira Jane McIntire was born Aug 7, 1848, in Rowan County, Kentucky, to parents Nicholas McIntire (1802-1859) and Eliza D. Sims (1802-1892), both born in Kentucky.
Alvira was the 7th child in a family of eight children. Her brothers and sisters were: James McIntire (1830-), Elizabeth Sims McIntire-Adams (1833-1913), William D. McIntire (ca 1835-), Amanda McIntire (ca 1838-), Mary W. McIntire-Adams (1840-1920), Melvina McIntire-Wyatt (1844-1909), and Andrew L. McIntire (1850-1920).
In ca 1867 in Kentucky, Alvira married James W. Bailey (1834-1915), also born in Kentucky. James was a son of David Bailey (ca 1805-1835) and Gehaza Roe (1808-?).
James and Alvira settled into a life of farming in Kentucky until in the early 1880's when they moved and settled in Weatherford, Parker County, Texas.
James and Alvira had 8 children, only 4 who reached adulthood. Their known children were: John Andrew Bailey (1868-1947), Walter Scott Bailey (1874-1949), William D. Bailey (1878-Bef 1900), George Bailey (1880-), and Ida L. Bailey-Michon (1884-). All the children except Ida were born in Kentucky. Ida was born in Texas.
In the 1910 census, James and Alvira Jane were listed still living in Weatherford near their daughter Ida. James was age 76, and Alvira was age 63.
Nicholas McIntire (1802 - 1859)
Elizabeth D. Sims McIntire (1802 - 1892)
James W. Bailey (1834 - 1915)*
John Andrew Bailey (1868 - 1947)*
Elizabeth Sims McIntire Adams (1833 - 1913)*
William D. McIntire (1834 - 1901)*
Amanda B. McIntire Glover (1837 - 1907)*
Mary W. McIntire Adams (1840 - ____)*
Melvina E. McIntire Wyatt (1844 - 1909)*
Alvira Jane McIntire Bailey (1847 - 1910)
Andrew Lawson Boyd McIntire (1850 - 1920)*
Greenwood Community Cemetery
Greenwood (Parker County)
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Nov 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44922409
She was my great great grandmother, I would love to have a picture if any exist|
Added: Oct. 23, 2011
Added: Mar. 26, 2011
In memory to my 1st cousin three times removed.|
McIntire Family Member
Added: Nov. 29, 2009